Sweetwater Community Day

  • Sweetwater Community Day serves 20 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sweetwater Community Day placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sweetwater Community Day's student population of 20 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students20 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sweetwater Community Day is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sweetwater Community Day is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#8263 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
70%
54%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
10%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweetwater Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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